NIAC LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
it's on US
It’s on US to secure our rights and empower our community for generations to come.
Empowering Our Community
Do you want to empower and strengthen the Iranian American community and build a better future for generations to come? Do you care about U.S.-Iran diplomacy? Are you passionate about civic engagement? At the conference, you will gain the platform, the tools, the connections, and the knowledge to defend and empower the Iranian American community and to stand up for U.S.-Iran peace.
Join us for three days of informative discussion, in-depth analysis, compelling entertainment, and valuable action. Now is a critical time to come together with influential scholars, business leaders, activists, and political figures to to learn how Iranians and Americans can fight apathy and really take control of America’s democratic future.
Whether you are a business professional, an entrepreneur, a community organizer, a political guru, a student, an activist, or simply want to learn how you can support your Iranian American neighbors and friends, the NIAC Leadership Conference is the event for you!
Past Conference Speakers
NIAC is anticipating an exciting assortment of panels in 2018 that will go in depth on subjects such as the image of the Iranian-American community, discrimination against minority communities, the geopolitical components of the future of the U.S.-Iran relationship, how sanctions affect our community, Iranian-American civic participation, and much more. More details coming soon.
Indira Lakshmanan will serve as the moderator for the panel. She writes for both the Boston Globe and POLITICO Magazine. She has reported from 80 countries in Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East as a State Department correspondent for Bloomberg News. She has traveled with Secretaries of State Hillary Clinton and John Kerry. Indira graduated from Harvard where she was a National Merit Scholar. She then continued her graduate studies at Oxford University.